Vero Beach is situated on a barrier island along the Atlantic coast of Florida. It is perhaps best-known for its picturesque beaches, the bustling citrus industry and vibrant blooms found within McKee Botanical Garden. It is also situated along the Intracoastal Waterway, which means it is a cultural and industrial center. The senior population here is active and prominent as Florida remains one of the top retirement destinations in the country. Roughly 17,000 people live in Vero Beach, 27.7% of which are age 65 and older. Health care is accessed through Treasure Coast Community Healthcare systems. 

Vero Beach is also home to a large contingent of home health services. Per the Genworth Cost of Care Survey 2020, Vero Beach residents pay $4,338 on average monthly for homemaker services and $4,385 on average monthly for home health aide services. Comparatively, the monthly national average is $4,481 for homemaker services and $4,576 for home health aide services.

At Caring.com, we’ve compiled a comprehensive directory of every home care provider in the Vero Beach area – complete with types of care provided, services offered and reviews from families who’ve actually used the service. In addition to our in-depth provider listings, we’ve compiled a list of resources to help seniors and their families access all the tools they need to age in place safely and gracefully.

Directory of Home Care Services in Vero Beach, FL

2021

Champion Home Health Care

840 19th Street, Vero Beach, FL, 32960

Thank you very much for your help and guidance. The Knights of Columbus and their subsidiary company "Disability Management Services Inc" approved us for long-term care benefits, and the Veterans Admi … (read more)
Thank you very much for your help and guidance. The Knights of Columbus and their subsidiary company "Disability Management Services Inc" approved us for long-term care benefits, and the Veterans Admi … (read more)

2020

Home Instead Senior Care – Vero Beach, FL

885 37th Pl, Suite A, Vero Beach, FL, 32960

Dianne was very helpful and efficient in many ways and did a lot more than needed.
Dianne was very helpful and efficient in many ways and did a lot more than needed.

FirstLight Home Care of the Treasure Coast

1331 SE Port St Lucie Blvd # 1 , Port St Lucie, FL, 34952


2018

Brevard Affordable Home Care Agency

2460 N. Courtenay Parkway, Suite 103, Merritt Island, FL, 32953

We love Nina! She is the best caregiver. Thx for choosing her for our mom. Regards, Susan and Barbara A.
We love Nina! She is the best caregiver. Thx for choosing her for our mom. Regards, Susan and Barbara A.

Preferred Private Care

531 South US Highway 1, Suite C , Fort Pierce, FL, 34950

We are so pleased with the services provided by Preferred Private Care team. I could not have asked for a better. Very happy always recommended to everyone.
We are so pleased with the services provided by Preferred Private Care team. I could not have asked for a better. Very happy always recommended to everyone.

Affordable Home Care

1550 S Ocean Dr, #1, Fort Pierce, FL, 34949

Affordable Home Care helped to take care of my mother after she moved in with us when we had to work. They made her meals, took her to appointments, and took care of her until we could be home. We c … (read more)
Affordable Home Care helped to take care of my mother after she moved in with us when we had to work. They made her meals, took her to appointments, and took care of her until we could be home. We c … (read more)

Elder Home Care Services

130 South Indian River Dr, Fort Pierce, FL, 34950

After rehab I was very concerned about receiving the health care needed at home. There was so much I couldn’t do after fracturing my hip, to my surprise the help I received was really wonderful. The p … (read more)
After rehab I was very concerned about receiving the health care needed at home. There was so much I couldn’t do after fracturing my hip, to my surprise the help I received was really wonderful. The p … (read more)

A Moment’s Notice Health Care

989 37th Place, Vero Beach, FL, 32960

I have known Barbara and Chris for many years in both a personal and professional capacity. I have always known them to be caring and responsible individuals. They have taken care of my family for man … (read more)
I have known Barbara and Chris for many years in both a personal and professional capacity. I have always known them to be caring and responsible individuals. They have taken care of my family for man … (read more)

Treasure Coast Compassionate Care

2732 Cardinal Dr Vero Beach Fl 32963, Vero Beach, FL, 32963

We have two people from Treasure Coast who take care of my mom and they are terrific. We have a schedule, and they come when we need them. They do all the things they are asked to do. They’re helpful, … (read more)
We have two people from Treasure Coast who take care of my mom and they are terrific. We have a schedule, and they come when we need them. They do all the things they are asked to do. They’re helpful, … (read more)

A Nurses Touch Healthcare Inc

1555 Indian River Blvd Suite B 145 , Vero Beach, FL, 32960

We hired A Nurses Touch in December 2015. They have several caregivers that come to the house, and we have been really pleased with all of them. They are all very professional and do a good job. My mo … (read more)
We hired A Nurses Touch in December 2015. They have several caregivers that come to the house, and we have been really pleased with all of them. They are all very professional and do a good job. My mo … (read more)

Lloyds Above All Nursing

4835 32nd Ave, Vero Beach, FL, 32967

Our caregiver is fabulous. She helps my husband with Lewy Body Dementia bathe, get dressed, brush his teeth and put in his hearing aids. They even do jigsaw puzzles together.
Our caregiver is fabulous. She helps my husband with Lewy Body Dementia bathe, get dressed, brush his teeth and put in his hearing aids. They even do jigsaw puzzles together.

Happy at Home Care – West Palm Beach, FL

801 Northpoint Parkway #43, West Palm Beach, FL, 33407



Verneda’s In Home Care LLC

496 Maple Ave, Fort Pierce, FL, 34946


Value Care at Home Treasure Coast

10125 S. Federal Hwy, Lauderhill, FL, 34952


Vero Beach Home Care Resources 

Home care services are only one of the pieces needed for seniors to gracefully age in place. There are many services and programs that are low-cost or free, that enable seniors to enjoy an independent lifestyle in the comfort of their own home, such as help with home modifications, meal delivery services, and more. Below, we’ve compiled a few of the most helpful resources in Vero Beach:

Emergency Home Energy Assistance for the Elderly Program

Address: 694 14th St., Vero Beach, FL 32960
Phone Number: (772) 569-0760

This program is administered by the Senior Resource Association and is specific to Indian River County seniors that require assistance with energy-related issues in the home. Qualified households with at least one member age 60 and older may receive up to $750 in funds for energy costs. Applicants must have received a past-due or disconnection notice from their energy service provider to participate in the program. 

Center for Memory and Motion’s Social Respite Program

Address: 2300 5th Ave., Suite 150, Vero Beach, FL 32960
Phone Number: (772) 563-0505

A community endeavor administered by the Alzheimer and Parkinson Association of Indian River County, the social respite program provides area caregivers with support in caring for loved ones with memory conditions. The program includes varying degrees of outreach and works with seniors during an initial consultation to determine how volunteers might be of specific assistance, depending on individual needs. 

For The Love of Paws Meals on Wheels Pet Food Bank

Address: 12198 County Road 512, Fellsmere, FL 32958
Phone Number: (772) 539-2417

This program is geared towards areas seniors, veterans and disabled residents who cannot afford to feed their pets but want to keep them in the home. The program distributes more than 10,000 pounds of pet food each month around the Vero Beach region to ensure that pets are properly fed. Pet food pick-up sites are also available on select days. 

United Against Poverty Emergency Food Assistance

Address: 1050 Old Dixie Highway SW, Vero Beach, FL 32962
Phone Number: (772) 770-4142

This organization offers an emergency food pantry, and first-time visitors are sent home with a supply of emergency food items to stock their pantries initially. The foods included in this supply are nutritionally dense and meant to act as a bridge while the agency helps the individual to locate long-term services to alleviate food insecurity and hunger. 

Determining Your Loved One’s Need for In-Home Care

Aging can be a difficult process, and loved ones may not always ask for help – often times it’s up to their family to evaluate their need for help around the house. While no two situations are exactly alike, this checklist can help you and your loved ones determine when it’s time to start the search for a home care provider.


Guidelines for Talking About In-Home Care

If you’ve determined that your loved one needs the assistance of a care provider in their home, it may be time for a difficult conversation. Handled correctly, however, this process can bring a family together and ensure that everyone’s concerns are addressed. Use this PDF as a starting point to help the conversation stay as positive and productive as possible.